Long-Term Care Facility

Implementation of an Electronic Care Plan for People with Multiple Chronic Conditions

Description: 

This research will support the development and testing of two electronic care plan applications and implementation guide for managing persons with chronic kidney disease and at least one additional chronic condition.

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February 7, 2020 to April 30, 2022

Comparison of Asynchronous Telepsychiatry Alongside Synchronous Telepsychiatry in Skilled Nursing Facilities

Description: 

This project will evaluate the comparative effectiveness of asynchronous telepsychiatry versus synchronous telepsychiatry in a skilled nursing facility population using a 12-month randomized controlled trial.

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August 1, 2017 to May 31, 2022

Accessibility and Beyond: Designing Consumer Health IT for Disabled Individuals

Description: 

This project engaged individuals with physical, sensory, and cognitive disabilities to expand upon existing consumer mobile health application design guidance for social networks.

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May 5, 2015 to April 30, 2018

Addressing the Personal Health Information Management Needs of Older Adults

Description: 

This study sought to gain an understanding of the personal health information management needs and practices of older adults and their caregivers to inform the design of health information technologies that support older adult health and independence.

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September 30, 2013 to August 31, 2019

Health Information Technology in the Nursing Home

Description: 

Assessed the effects of clinical decision support systems in nursing homes on medication ordering and monitoring for residents in long term care setting; also tracked costs and assessed productivity, impact, and nursing home culture and organization.

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September 30, 2004 to September 29, 2008

Using Health Information Technology to Improve Transitions of Complex Elderly Patients from Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNF) to Home

Description: 

This project developed and evaluated a medication reconciliation intervention for medication monitoring and followup of elderly patients discharged from a skilled nursing facility.

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September 30, 2008 to September 29, 2012

Midcoast Maine Patient Safety With IT Integration

Description: 

Developed new systems and a high level of integration and cooperation in four significant areas: medication management, patient discharge, high-level integration of information, and the development of a new paradigm for evaluating, selecting, and implementing new technologies.

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September 30, 2004 to September 29, 2005

Central Kenai Peninsula Health Collaborative Technology

Description: 

Assessed current technology resources and planned implementation of area-wide electronic communications and connectivity to electronic health records and a patient-support Web-based data system.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2004 to September 29, 2006

Boone County Community Care Network

Description: 

Designed a county-wide health information system that allowed health information sharing and permitted real-time order placement by hospitals, health departments, private physicians' offices, clinics, and long-term care facilities.

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September 30, 2004 to September 29, 2006